Ex-Nissan Chairman Ghosn indicted on aggravated breach of trust charge

FILE PHOTO : Former Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn sits inside a car as he leaves his lawyer’s office after being released on bail from Tokyo Detention House, in... Read more »

Oil prices soar by about 3 percent as U.S. plans end to Iran sanction waivers

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil prices rallied by about 3 percent on Monday to their highest since late 2018 as the United States was set to announce that all imports... Read more »

Oil prices hit Nov 2018 highs on report U.S. will end Iran oil sanction waivers

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil prices rose by more than 1 percent on Monday to levels not seen since November 2018, driven up by a Washington Post opinion column that... Read more »

Four killed in failed attack on Saudi state security building

RIYADH (Reuters) – Four alleged Islamic State militants were killed on Sunday when authorities thwarted an attack on a state security building in Saudi Arabia’s central Riyadh province, authorities... Read more »

Bahrain king reinstates nationality to 551 citizens tried in courts

FILE PHOTO: The King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa attends the Royal Windsor Horse Show, in Windsor, Britain May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/File Photo DUBAI (Reuters) –... Read more »

MIDEAST STOCKS-Abu Dhabi outperforms on financials and real estate, most Gulf markets rise

By Tuqa Khalid DUBAI, April 21 (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi stocks outperformed Gulf markets on Sunday on expectations that banks and real estate companies will benefit from new rules... Read more »

Saudi Arabia, UAE grant $3 billion of support to Sudan

DUBAI (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have granted Sudan $3 billion in support, Saudi state news agency SPA said on Sunday. The grant includes a... Read more »

Air strikes and explosions hit Libyan capital

TRIPOLI (Reuters) – Several air strikes and explosions shook the Libyan capital Tripoli overnight, residents said, in an escalation of a two-week offensive by eastern forces on the city... Read more »

Sudan attorney general seeks to lift immunity in case of teacher

KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Sudan’s attorney general has asked the country’s intelligence and security agencies to lift the immunity of officers suspected of killing a teacher who died in custody... Read more »

U.S. service member dies in non-combat incident in Iraq: statement

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – An American service member died in a “non-combat incident” on Saturday in Ninawa Province, Iraq, the U.S.-led coalition fighting Islamic State said in a statement. The... Read more »